" I saw a star explode and send out the building blocks of the universe. Other stars, other planets and eventually other life. A supernova! Creation itself"
― -Cavil, Battlestar Galactica "No Exit"

The power to cause stars to go into supernova. Sub-power of Cosmic Manipulation and Stellar Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Supernova Creation/Generation


The user is able to cause stars to go supernova, a stellar explosion that is more energetic than a nova. This explosion can wipe out an entire solar system and everything within; planets, life, etc. Higher-level users may be able to cause even stars that are not massive enough to go supernova.




  • May be affected as well if one does not have protection along with the power.
  • May have a limit to how large stars user can affect.

Known Users

  • Sephiroth (Compilation of Final Fantasy VII)
  • Sun-Eater (DC Comics)
  • Starbreaker (DC Comics)
  • The Hand of Omega (Doctor Who)
  • Andromeda Ascendant(Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda); via Nova Bombs
  • Jean Grey (Marvel); as the Dark Phoenix
  • Necrom (Marvel Comics)
  • The Living Tribunal (Marvel Comics)
  • Clyde Wyncham Jr./Marquis of Death (Marvel Comics)
  • Hao Asakura (Shaman King); via Great Spirit
  • Naga Sadow (Star Wars)
  • Milim Nava (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime)
  • Sookie Stackhouse (True Blood)
  • Niall Brigant (True Blood)
  • Dead Hand (Valiant Entertainment)

Known Objects

  • The Almighty (Destiny)
  • Negative energy bombs (The Killing Star)
  • Q weapons (Star Trek Voyager)
  • Trilithium (Star Trek)
  • The Sun Crusher (Star Wars Legends)


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